Rose

Rose

Date of birth: 
1808* (estimated)
Place of Origin: 
Louisiana (creole)
Gender and Designation: 
Female (Mulatto)
Relationships: 
Children: Marie Celeste and Nicholas
Notes: 
Age 28 (R5.194); Age 36 (R8.198); Age 47 (R5.239); Age 47 (R5.218);
References: 
  • R8.198
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession, St. James Clerk of Court, Probate 0683
    • Value: $100 (includes both children)
  • R5.239
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession Settlement, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Felix Grima v 46 act 173
  • R5.194
    • Louise Patin Succession, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Theodore Seghers, v 18 act 521
  • R5.216
    • Mortgage, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Adolphe Mazareau, v 18 act 207
    • *Estimated; Record lists "Rosa, aged 28"; Based off Rosa's age, she would be born in 1810. Records of this time frame are often estimations of ages and birthdates for enslaved people
  • R5.217
    • Mortgage, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Adolphe Mazareau, v18 act 459
    • *Estimated: Record lists "Rosa, aged 28"; Based off Rosa's age, she would be born in 1810. Records of this time frame are often estimations of ages and birthdates for enslaved people
  • R5.218
    • Mortgage, New Orleans Notarial Archives, Adolphe Mazareau, v19 act 653
    • *Estimated: Record lists "Rosa, aged 28*; Based off Rosa's age, she would be born in 1810. Records of this time frame are often estimations of ages and birthdates for enslaved people

Support documentation:

  • Slave baptism records, Archdiocese of Baton Rouge
    • St. James Catholic Church, St. James Parish, Louisiana 
    • Item no. 6; Page no. 74; Entry no. 42; PDF pg. 23 
    • Gives Rose as the mother of Marie Celeste;
  • R8.198
    • Jacques Telesphore Roman Succession, St. James Clerk of Court, Probate 0683
    • Value: $1,000 (includes mother and sibling)
    • Gives Celeste and Nicholas as the children of Rose